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Collected papers in Avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore.

Collected papers in Avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore.

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Published by Smithsonian Institute in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds, Fossil - Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    11

    SeriesSmithsonian contributions to paleobiology 27
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22069224M

    Alexander Wetmore, author of Song and Garden Birds of North America, on LibraryThing. Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Birds from Clipperton Island collected on the Presidential cruise of 1 copy. Reprinted from: ' 'Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore," Storrs L Olson, editor, 21 May The Species of Moas (Aves: Dinornithidae) Joel Cracraft ABSTRACT In order to provide a basis for future studies on .

    Paleontology or palaeontology is the study of prehistoric life forms on Earth through the examination of plant and animal fossils. This includes the study of body fossils, tracks (), burrows, cast-off parts, fossilised feces (), palynomorphs and chemical e humans have encountered fossils for millennia, paleontology has a long history both before and after becoming formalized as.   Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology pp [Full article] Cooper, J., & Thomas, K. D. (), ‘Constructing Caribbean chronologies: comparative radiocarbon dating of shell and wood artefacts from Pre-Coumbian sites in Cuba’.

    Alexornis was first described by Pierce Brodkorb, in , in the publication Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore. Alexornis was named after American Paleontologist Alexander Wetmore. Wetmore discovered many dfferent species of birds and made many contributions to the world of paleontology.   () in Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore, ed Olson SL (US Govt Printing Office, Washington DC), .


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Get this from a library. Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore. [Alexander Wetmore; Storrs L Olson; Smithsonian Institution.;] -- Eighteen papers covering diverse aspects of avian paleontologyfrom the earliest known bird to extinct species found in Indian middensare collected here to honor the 90th birthday of Alexander.

Eighteen papers covering diverse aspects of avian paleontology from the earliest known bird to extinct species found in Indian middens are collected here to honor the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore. Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore STORRS L.

OLSON EDITOR SMITHSONIAN CONTRIBUTIONS TO PALEOBIOLOGY. paleornithologist Alexander Wetmore () was the first to.

Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore by Wetmore, Alexander, ; Olson, Storrs L.

Pages:   xxvi, p.: 27 cm. Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore. On his 90th birthday, the Smithsonian published "The Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore." S.

BOOK REVIEW Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore. Storrs L. Olson, ed. Smithsonian Contr. to Paleontology, no. 27, pp. There is considerable of interest in this volume for the student of raptors. Most ex- citing is a paper by O.

Arredondo on "The great predatory birds of the Pleistocene. JT Reprinted from: "Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th li *1 Birthday of Alexander Wetmore," Storrs L. Olson, editor, 21 May !# The Great Predatory Birds of the Pleistocene of Cuba Oscar Arredondo translated and amended by Storrs L.

Olson ABSTRACT Recent Sepaleontological investigations in Cuba. Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore.

The California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) is a New World vulture, the largest North American land bird. It became extinct in the wild in (all remaining wild individuals were captured), but has since been reintroduced to northern Arizona and southern Utah (including the Grand Canyon area and Zion National Park), the coastal mountains of central and southern California, and northern.

The late Pleistocene avifauna of La Carolina, southwestern Ecuador. in S,L, Storrs ed. Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore.

Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology In Storrs L. Olson, ed., Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore, pp.

Smithsonian Contributions to “In Memoriam: Alexander Wetmore.” The Auk, vol. 97, no. 3, pp Olson, Storrs L., ed. Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander. Oligocene fossils bearing on the origins of the Todidae and the Momotidae (Aves: Coraciiformes).

In: S. Olson, Ed. Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology –. Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore: David Crockett Graham () as zoological collector and anthropologist in China: The duck sickness in Utah: Five new races of birds from Venezuela: Food and economic relations of North American grebes: Food of American phalaropes, avocets, and stilts.

Collected papers in arian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander WetmoreStorrs L. Olson, ed. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, No. xxvi q- ppOn JAlexander Wetmore, the Honorary President of the American Ornithologists Union, reached his 90th birthday.

Search millions of objects in the collections including photographs, artworks, artifacts, scientific specimens, manuscripts, sound records, and transcripts. These. The skeleton of Baptornis advenus (Aves: Hesperornithiformes): in Olson, S.L., ed., Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore.

A discussion of his contributions to paleornithology is found in Storrs L. Olson's "Alexander Wetmore and the Study of Fossil Birds" in "Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore," Storrs L.

Olson, editor, Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology,no. 27, pp. xi-xvi. Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore. Smithsonian Contrib. Paleobiology Olson, S. A new specimen of Archaeopteryx from the Solnhofen limestone.

in Papers in Avian Paleontology, honoring Pierce Brodkorb. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles County, Science Series no. Arredondo O () The great predatory birds of the Pleistocene of Cuba.

In: Olson SL (ed) Collected papers in Avian Paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore Smithson Contrib Paleobiol, 27th edn. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, pp – Google Scholar.

"The Great Predatory Birds of the Pleistocene of Cuba" pp. in "Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology number 27; Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore" ↑ Arredondo, Oscar ().

Los Strigiformes fósiles del pleistoceno cubano.Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore (Book) 3 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.Rivero's barn owl (Tyto riveroi) is an extinct species of barn owl that was very large — bigger than any extant barn owl species, and possibly larger than any known owl alive today.

It is thought to have been nearly as large as (but probably not as tall as) another extinct gigantic owl, Ornimegalonyx. Suárez and Olson demoted T.

riveroi as a junior synonym of Tyto pollens in